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“Get Your Craic On A Saddle” [“Craic” in Ireland , or “crack”, is a term for news, gossip, fun, entertainment, and enjoyable conversation]
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Image from page 212 of “A book of country clouds and sunshine;” (1897)
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Title: A book of country clouds and sunshine;
Year: 1897 (1890s)
Authors: Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940
Subjects: New England — Social life and customs
Publisher: Boston, Lee and Shepard
Contributing Library: The Library of Congress
Digitizing Sponsor: Sloan Foundation
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20/ • « A BOOK OF COUNTRYCLOUDS AND SUNSHINE opinioii antl criticism of other peoples doings. One of the bestplaces to go to hear the news is church. If a girl, for instance,chooses to stand around afterwards, and chatter with the others,she will get filled up with all the petty news of the neighbor-
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The Geese hood. Then when she comes home she has all this gossip toretail out, — what those who live around have said ; all aboutthis fellow and that girl, this beau and that, what he ought toa done, and what she ought to a done. Often the girl andsome of her listeners will spend a good part of an hour dis-puting over something that doesnt matter either way. A fu-neral is always the occasion, too, of a good deal of talk. There shardlv a detail overlooked, and even in the carriage on the way XIV. THK FARM ^ DAY BY DAY • • ^^° to tlie i;Ta-c comments arc free!} made on the appearance ofthe fenow-mourners. Theres liill Watson, he thinks hes madenow! Hiat is the style of remark. If st)me minister shonldpreach a sermon on j^-ossip, — and it seems to me that is a sub-ject they incline to treat tenderly or avoid altogether, — the folkswould i;-o home and sa_-, Well, such and such a one g-ot a g-ooddose that time; hope theyll think of it next time they go tosay anything- against
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